Tag: Team-Based Learning

Team-Based Learning: Small Group Learning’s Next Big Step


Editors: Larry K. Michaelsen, Michael Sweet, Dean X. Parmelee Published: December 30, 2008 UTHSC Library Team-Based Learning (TBL) is a unique form of small-group learning designed in and for the college classroom. TBL’s special combination of incentives and corrective feedback quickly transforms groups into high-performance learning teams, with no time taken from the coverage of… Read More

Team-Based Learning: A Transformative Use of Small Groups in College Teaching


Editors: Larry K. Michaelsen, Arletta Bauman Knight, L. Dee Fink Published: February 6, 2004 UTHSC Library This book describes team-based learning (TBL), an unusually powerful and versatile teaching strategy that enables teachers to take small group learning to a whole new level of effectiveness. It is the only pedagogical use of small groups that is based… Read More

Team-Based Learning


Last Reviewed:March 7, 2024 First Published:March 4, 2022   Team-based learning (TBL) is a student-centered instructional strategy that utilizes a flipped classroom model allowing students the opportunity to work in groups to solve authentic problems. TBL is a collaborative, active learning strategy that can be utilized in both large and small classrooms, and “supports the… Read More

Team-Based Learning in the Virtual Environment

Using active learning strategies to engage students has become even more important as our courses have moved online. Team-Based Learning (TBL) is one form of active learning that has been successful at UTHSC. However, there have been challenges with moving TBL into an online setting. Join Drs. Angela Cantrell and Pat Ryan from the College… Read More



  • Angela Cantrell, PhD, Associate Professor, College of Medicine
  • Pat Ryan, PhD, Senior Assistant Dean, College of Medicine

February 2019


Volume 2, Issue 1 In this issue: The Teaching Scope: Expanding Your Reach: Engaging Learners on Multiple Campuses in Active Learning Teacher’s Toolbox: Mind Maps to Reinforce Learning Pedagogy Podcast: Accessibility: Team-Based Learning (TBL): A Practical Approach… Research Bytes: Health science students in TBL had higher…